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Boyden Man Airlifted To Sioux Falls Hospital After Saturday Accident

Hull, Iowa — On Saturday, September 29 at 4:15 AM, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, one half mile east of Hull.

Oscar Gonzalez-Arcos, age 20, of Boyden was driving a 1977 Buick Le Sabre eastbound on Highway 18. Jonathon Wulf, age 31, of Shell Rock was driving a 2004 Peterbuilt semi-tractor pulling a livestock trailer westbound on Highway 18. Gonzalez-Arcos drifted into the westbound lane and collided with the driver’s side dual wheels of the Peterbuilt.

Gonzalez was transported to Sanford Hospital in Sheldon by the Hull Ambulance for treatment of his injuries; he was later flown by helicopter to Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD. The Buick sustained about $3,000 in damages and is considered a total loss. The Peterbuilt, owned by Vollink Trucking of Archer sustained about $5,000 in damages. The accident remains under investigation. The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Sheldon Police Department, Hull Fire Department and Hull Ambulance

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